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Repower Question #13593844 06/14/20 12:33 AM
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Repowering boat with new 4 stroke. Data plate rating says any v-6 and new motor is v-8 and was wondering how to go about updating. Same hp and weight between both motors. Any suggestions?


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Re: Repower Question [Re: BassKicker74] #13594189 06/14/20 01:27 PM
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Contact boat manufacturer.


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Re: Repower Question [Re: BassKicker74] #13594579 06/14/20 07:58 PM
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Don't have any suggestions, but curious, are you going with a new Mercury? Been thinking of doing the same.


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just get a new plate with the same weight rating but 300 hp instead.

must be a champion 202 or similar, I have the same problem but can't afford to buy new.


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Re: Repower Question [Re: BassKicker74] #13594724 06/14/20 10:20 PM
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Re: Repower Question [Re: BassKicker74] #13594747 06/14/20 10:42 PM
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I am repowering a 206. Just waiting for the motor to arrive and wanted to be ahead of the curve.


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Yes. New Mercury 4 stroke


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if you fish tournaments you can also just request a waiver since you are not violating any hp ratings.

new plate would be best though.


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Re: Repower Question [Re: BassKicker74] #13595069 06/15/20 09:18 AM
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gonna be nice with a new pusher on back.


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